Part 1- Construct an argument A- Identify which position you agree with: the husband or the parents. Your argument must consist of an introduction paragraph providing an overview of your position. (Answer in 5 sentences) B- Construct a sound argument including premises and a conclusion. One paragraph per premise, providing the premise with supporting facts from your research. You must have at least 2 premises supporting the conclusion. C- Your 2 premises could address:

40 points
Directions to complete part 1:

  1. Read the case study above about euthanasia.
  2. Research the internet to learn more about euthanasia.

C.      Answer the following:

1.       What is a moral dilemma?

2.       What makes this case study an example of a moral dilemma?

3.       Which is your position?  Do you agree with the husband or the parents?

4.       What is the counterposition (the opposing side) of your position?

5.       What is your response to the counterposition to disprove the opposing side?

What is a moral dilemma? 5 points
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What makes this case study an example of a moral dilemma? 5 points
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Which is your position?  Do you agree with the husband or the parents? 10 points
Unfortunately, it was a family matter for me taking somebody’s life is very hard . This person should stay until her last day. What ever it is her parents wanted to keep their daughter alive.
What is the counterposition (the opposing side) of your position? 10 points
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What is your response to the counterposition to disprove the opposing side? 10 points
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Marie Jean

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Part 2: Response to Case Study Questions 30 points
Directions to complete part 2:

In paragraph format, answer the questions below related to the case study.  Your paragraph must consist of at least three (3) to five (5) sentences.

If Terri Schiavo had a living will, what affect would that have made on the outcome? 10 points
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Do you believe it is ethical to remove a feeding tube, put it back in, and then remove it again? 10 points
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What role did the media play in this case study? 10 points
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Part 1- Construct an argument
A- Identify which position you agree with: the husband or the parents. Your argument must consist of an introduction paragraph providing an overview of your position. (Answer in 5 sentences)
B- Construct a sound argument including premises and a conclusion. One paragraph per premise, providing the premise with supporting facts from your research. You must have at least 2 premises supporting the conclusion.
C- Your 2 premises could address: